Los Angeles Clippers Team Salary


Quick: Over the cap and hard-capped.

Projected 2015/16 Cap Space: None

Draft Picks: None


  • Mid-Level Exception: $5,464,000 (in July)*
  • Trade Exception (Jared Cunningham, expiring 1/7/16) — $915,243

* Only available if under the luxury-tax apron (estimated at $85.6 million) otherwise Taxpayer Mid-Level Exception of $3,376,000.

Free Agents

  • Bird: DeAndre Jordan
  • Early Bird: Glen Davis, Hedo Turkoglu
  • Limited Bird: Austin Rivers
  • Non-Bird: Dahntay Jones, Ekpe Udoh

First-Round Player Options: C.J. Wilcox (third-year)

Amnesty: Used on Ryan Gomes.


  • None

Waived Players: None

Unsigned Draft Picks

  • First-rounders: None
  • Second-rounders: Serhiy Lishchuk (2004-49th)

Roster Count: 15 guaranteed

Depth Chart*:
PG: Chris Paul, Lester Hudson
SG: J.J. Redick, Jamal Crawford, C.J. Wilcox
SF: Matt Barnes, Jordan Hamilton
PF: Blake Griffin
C: Spencer Hawes

*Note: Teams often adjust their depth chart throughout the season, sometimes game by game.

Head Coach: Doc Rivers (signed five-year, $50 million deal before 2014/15 season)

Basketball Executives:

  • Doc Rivers — President of Basketball Operations and Head Coach
  • Kevin Eastman — Vice President of Basketball Operations
  • Dave Wohl — General Manager
  • Gary Sacks — Assistant General Manager
  • Gerald Madkins — Director of Scouting
  • Jason Piombetti — Assistant Director of Scouting
  • Jud Winton — Director of Analytics

Pick Swaps:

  • 2016 — Owe second-rounder (top-55 protected) to Cleveland Cavaliers (Rasual Butler, Alonzo Gee).
  • 2016 — Clippers have the right to swap second-rounders (if Los Angeles’ pick is in top-55) with the Brooklyn Nets (Reggie Evans).
  • 2017 — Owe first-rounder (top-14 protected through 2019, otherwise converts to second-rounders in 2020 and 2021) to Milwaukee Bucks (Jared Dudley).
  • 2017 — Owe second-rounder to Boston Celtics (Austin Rivers).
  • 2018 — Owe second-rounder to Philadelphia 76ers (Byron Mullens).  Sixers have right to swap pick with New York Knicks (Travis Outlaw).

Cash Paid ($3.3 million max): $300,000 to Philadelphia 76ers (Jared Cunningham).

Cash Received ($3.3 million max): $0


Cap Holds

For notes on some of the rules and an explanation of cap holds, please refer to the following Salary Notes.

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(Updated on 5/2/15)